Moreton is a rising culinary star and his Newmarket restaurant, The Hay Net,
has brought him great acclaim and a widening circle of admirers. But when
nearly all the guests who enjoyed one of his meals at a private catered affair
fall victim to severe food poisoning, his kitchen is shuttered and his
reputation takes a hit. Scrambling to meet his next obligation, an exclusive luncheon
for forty in the glass-fronted private boxes at the Two Thousand Guineas, Max
must overcome the previous evening’s disaster and provide the new American
sponsors of the year’s first classic race with a day to remember.
bomb blast rips through the private boxes, killing some of Max’s trusted staff
as well as many of the guests. As survivors are rushed to the hospital, Max is
left to survey the ruins of the grandstand-and of his career. Two close calls
are too close for comfort, and Max vows to protect his name, and himself, before
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